Keiji Ashizawa, ‘Ellipse Light’, 2013, Design/Decorative Art, Aluminium, stainless steel, Broached Commissions
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Keiji Ashizawa

Ellipse Light, 2013

Aluminium, stainless steel
48 3/5 × 70 9/10 × 31 1/2 in
123.5 × 180 × 80 cm
Editions 1-50 of 50 + 1AP
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$5,000 - 7,500
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The Ellipse takes a large flat piece of aluminium that, when strung by a single cable, warps under …

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Broached East
Keiji Ashizawa
Japanese, b. 1973
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Recognized foremost as an architect, Keiji Ashizawa has run an eponymous firm in Tokyo since 2005, where he also designs furniture, lighting, and interiors. Ashizawa prioritizes functionality, and his aesthetic is spare. His buildings, which often feature skylights, interior courtyards, and unexpected volume, are raked with dramatic light. Many of his interior pieces are almost clinical-looking, fabricated in white-coated aluminum. “Honest design,” Ashizawa says, “is what we try to pursue by logical thinking.”

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The Ellipse takes a large flat piece of aluminium that, when strung by a single cable, warps under the weight of its own expanse. It distils the massive trade relationship between Australia and Japan – stretching back over a century – into a single gesture.
The Ellipse Light continues Keiji Ashizawa’s poetic play with …

Medium
Condition
New
Signature
Not signed
Certificate of authenticity
Included
Frame
Not included
Series
Broached East
Keiji Ashizawa
Japanese, b. 1973
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Recognized foremost as an architect, Keiji Ashizawa has run an eponymous firm in Tokyo since 2005, where he also designs furniture, lighting, and interiors. Ashizawa prioritizes functionality, and his aesthetic is spare. His buildings, which often feature skylights, interior courtyards, and unexpected volume, are raked with dramatic light. Many of his interior pieces are almost clinical-looking, fabricated in white-coated aluminum. “Honest design,” Ashizawa says, “is what we try to pursue by logical thinking.”

Keiji Ashizawa

Ellipse Light, 2013

Aluminium, stainless steel
48 3/5 × 70 9/10 × 31 1/2 in
123.5 × 180 × 80 cm
Editions 1-50 of 50 + 1AP
.
$5,000 - 7,500
Certificate
Certificate of authenticity
This work includes a certificate of authenticity.
Have a question? Visit our help center.
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